Theatre Ontario Festival 2017 Awards

2017_OutsideMullingarTheatre Ontario Festival Awards are presented to Ontario's best community theatre productions, showcased at the annual Theatre Ontario Festival.

2017 Productions

  • Waiting for the Parade by John Murrell, presented by Northumberland Players (Cobourg) - EODL
  • Better Living by George F. Walker, presented by Ghost Light Players (Windsor) - WODL
  • Outside Mullingar by John Patrick Shanley, presented by Toronto Irish Players - ACT-CO
  • Lucy by Damien Atkins, presented by Sault Theatre Workshop (Sault Ste. Marie) - QUONTA

2017 Awards

Award winners and honourable mentions are chosen by adjudicator Annette G. Procunier (unless otherwise specified).

The Elsie For Outstanding Festival Production

  • Outside Mullingar, Toronto Irish Players

 

Outstanding Director

  • Harvey Levkoe, Outside Mullingar

Honourable Mention

  • Jeffery Bastien, Better Living

 

Outstanding Performance in a Leading Role

  • Chris Irving as Anthony Reilly, Outside Mullingar

Honourable Mention

  • Michele Legere as Nora, Better Living

 

Outstanding Performance in a Leading Role

  • Dean Valentino as Tom, Better Living

Honourable Mention

  • Elaine O'Neal as Rosemary Muldoon, Outside Mullingar

 

Outstanding Performance in a Supporting Role

  • Kristen Lamoure-Dias as Maryann, Better Living

Honourable Mentions

  • Carol Beauchamp as Margaret, Waiting for the Parade
  • Shayla Hudson as Gail, Better Living
  • Dermot Walsh as Tony Reilly, Outside Mullingar

 

Outstanding Performance in a Supporting Role

  • Barbara Taylor as Aoife Muldoon, Outside Mullingar

Honourable Mentions

  • Anne-Marie Bouthillette as Marta, Waiting for the Parade
  • Michael J. Krym as Junior, Better Living

 

Outstanding Technical Achievement

  • Better Living

Honourable Mention

  • Outside Mullingar

 

Outstanding Visual Presentation

  • Outside Mullingar

Honourable Mention

  • Better Living

 

Outstanding Coordinated Production

(This award is chosen by the Festival Stage Manager)

  • Toronto Irish Players

 

Special Adjudicator Award

  • For set design: Wayne Cardinalli, Outside Mullingar

 

Special Adjudicator Award

  • For best ensemble: Waiting for the Parade

 

Special Adjudicator Award

  • For outstanding debut: Calista Jones as Lucy, Lucy

 

Special Adjudicator Award

  • For costume design: Grace Price & Dawn Watters, Waiting for the Parade

 

Special Adjudicator Award

  • For outstanding sound design: Michael Cuthbertson, Lucy

 

For more information about the Theatre Ontario Festival 2017 Awards, please contact Brandon Moore, Community Theatre and Communications Manager at brandon@theatreontario.org or 416.408.4556 x.13.

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